Toby Theatre

The Toby Theatre will only be open for one movie per month this fall and winter. For info: http://Tobytheatre.com.

Friday, December 2nd:

4 – 8 p.m.: 18th Annual BIG Christmas Craft Sale at the Invermere Community Hall.

Saturday, December 3rd:

10 a.m. – 12 noon: Free photo with Santa Claus at the Santa Cabin on the grounds of Fairmont Hot Springs Resort. For info: 250-345-5990.

10 a.m. – 1 p.m.: Columbia Ridge Christmas Market at Columbia Ridge Community Hall. Local vendors. Interested vendors contact Jan: 250-345-0321 or ronaldjan@shaw.ca.

10 a.m. – 4 p.m.: 18th Annual BIG Christmas Craft Sale at the Invermere Community Hall.

11 a.m. -3 p.m.: ICANs 5th annual Pet Photos with Santa at Columbia Valley Chamber of Commerce. By donation, minimum $5. For info: 250-341-7888.

12:30 – 2 p.m.: Family Skate with Santa at the Eddie Mountain Memorial Arena. Hosted by Sobeys. Free hot dog and pop for children 12 and under.

7:30 p.m.: Columbia Valley Rockies versus Kimberley Dynamiters at the Eddie Mountain Memorial Arena. For info: www.rockieshockey.com.

Sunday, December 4th:

11 a.m. -3 p.m.: ICANs 5th annual Pet Photos with Santa at Columbia Valley Chamber of Commerce. By donation, minimum $5. For info: 250-341-7888.

12 noon – 4 p.m.: Super Sunday Christmas shopping in Invermere. Santa pictures at Best Western Invermere Inn. Hosted by Invermere Business Committee of the Columbia Valley Chamber of Commerce.

7 p.m.: Advent lessons and Carols at Christ Church Trinity in Invermere. For info: 250-342-6644.

Tuesday, December 6th:

7 p.m.: Parents and caregivers of special needs children are invited to meet at the Invermere Legion in the Veterans Hall. Hosted by the Family Resource Centre. For info contact Pat Cope: 250-342-4242 or e-mail pcope@familyresourcecentre.ca.

7 p.m.: Cinefest at Pynelogs series presents Cave of Forgotten Dreams at Pynelogs Cultural Centre. $10 per person. Tickets for sale at the door. For info: 250-342-4423.

7:30 p.m.: Columbia Valley Rockies versus Creston Valley Thundercats at the Eddie Mountain Memorial Arena. For info: www.rockieshockey.com.

Wednesday, December 7th:

6 – 8 p.m.: Scrabble Night at Invermere Public Library. For info: 250-342-6416.

7 – 9 p.m.: Healthy Start at College of The Rockies. Free, no obligation fitness assessments and consultations performed by Fitness4Life personal trainers. Pre-register to guarantee an appointment.

Thursday, December 8th:

5:30 – 6 p.m.: Circuit training workout by Fitness4Life at Eileen Madson Primary School. Bring yoga mat. By donation. Fundraiser for Team Andrews to raise money for curling provincials. For info contact Hayley Wilson: 250-342-0503.

6:30 – 8:30 p.m.: Santa photos at Home Hardware, hosted by Global Animal Lovers (GALS). Minimum $5 donation.

7 p.m.: David Thompson Secondary School Bands in Concert in the school gym. Silver collection at the door.

Friday, December 9th:

4 – 8 p.m.: Christmas Shopping Night in Fairmont. Local businesses, shops, restaurants and cafes are open late. For info: 250-688-1742.

6:30 – 8:30 p.m.: Santa photos at Home Hardware, hosted by Global Animal Lovers (GALS). Minimum $5 donation.

Saturday, December 10th:

10 a.m. – 12 noon: Free photo with Santa Claus at the Santa Cabin on the grounds of Fairmont Hot Springs Resort. For info: 250-345-5990.

10 a.m. – 12 noon: Healthy Start at College of The Rockies. Free. No obligation. Fitness assessments and consultations performed by Fitess4Life personal trainers. Pre-register to guarantee an appointment.

10 a.m. – 1 p.m.: Columbia Ridge Christmas Market at Columbia Ridge Community Hall with local vendors. Interested vendors contact Jan: 250-345-0321 or ronaldjan@shaw.ca.

10 a.m. – 5 p.m.: Arts Alive Craft Sale at Pynelogs Cultural Centre. Unique Canadian hand-crafted items. For info: 250-342-6507 or 250-342-9394.

1 – 3 p.m.: Christmas Tea and Bake Sale at the Windermere Hall. Admission is $5 per person. Entertainment provided by the Dance Tree Community Program. Christmas baskets and items will be raffled off. Hosted by Windermere Health Care Auxiliary. For info: 250-345-6635.

6 p.m.: Terra Madre Day celebration dinner with a multi-course African-inspired menu at Birchwood Restaurant. Hosted by Slow Food Columbia Valley. Proceeds go to 1000 Gardens in Africa Project. $55 for members and $65 for non-yet members. Tickets available at Circle Health Foods. For info visit: www. slowfood.com or contact Alison at alisonbell0@gmail.com.

7:30 p.m.: Columbia Valley Rockies versus Kimberley at the Eddie Mountain Memorial Arena. For info: www.rockieshockey.com.

Sunday, December 11th:

12 noon – 3 p.m.: 4th annual Santa in Fairmont for kids and parents at Smoking Waters Cafe. Wagon rides, cookie decorating, musicians and sing along. Photos with Santa, $10 per photo. Register for photos with Santa by calling: 250-345-4008.

7 p.m.: Blue Christmas Service at Christ Church Trinity in Invermere. For info: 250-342-6644.